BE – Believe in Education
Upcoming Events

May 2nd - PSSA Testing. All students are to report to school at normal time.

May 18th - Board Meeting; rescheduled from May 25th 2017 @ 6PM. Location: 625 E Philadelphia St York, PA 17403

May 24th - Senior Trip

May 25th - Graduation Practice - 9AM-11AM.

May 26th - Graduation Practice - 9AM-11AM.

May 26th - Graduation - 5PM (Doors open at 4:30).



Coming Soon!


Welcome to Helen Thackston Charter School. Our School is dedicated administration and staff believe each child is truly unique, and it is our responsibility to provide the best education possible in an environment that is challenging, yet inviting and inspiring.

Both schools believe in a strong commitment to excellence in education and that dedication is very evident in the programs and curriculum available to our children. Our focus on the whole child means students are educated to become successful, productive citizens who are critical thinkers and who exhibit strong moral character. We actively promote the vision of developing the leaders of tomorrow in our classrooms today. To that end, we strongly believe that children learn best when teachers develop meaningful partnerships with students, parents, and community encouraging and valuing input and feedback from all stakeholders.

Our motto at Helen Thackston Charter School is BE; committed to providing a free public choice educational option to students and parents of York.

As you view our website, I hope you will find a great deal of helpful information about the uniqueness of our schools, programs, activities, and upcoming events.

We welcome and value your talent, ideas, involvement and support for learning and helping make our schools and the community of York truly exceptional.